The Easiest and Fastest Way to Learn Brazilian Portuguese
Whether you want to travel, communicate with friends or colleagues, reconnect with family, or just understand more of what's going on in the world around you, learning Portuguese will expand your horizons and immeasurably enrich your life.
The best part is that it doesn't have to be difficult or take years to master. Thirty minutes a day is all it takes, and we get you speaking right from the first day. Pimsleur courses use a scientifically proven method that puts you in control of your learning. If you've tried other language learning methods but found they simply didn't stick, then you owe it to yourself to give Pimsleur a try.
Quick + easy - only 30 minutes a day.
Portable + flexible - core lessons can be done anytime, anywhere, and easily fit into your busy life.
Proven method - works when other methods fail.
Self-paced - go fast or go slow - it's up to you.
Based in science - developed using proven research on memory and learning.
Cost-effective - less expensive than classes or immersion, and features all native speakers.
Genius - triggers your brain's natural aptitude to learn.
Works for everyone - recommended for ages 13 and above.
Thirty 30-minute audio lessons
Sixty minutes of reading instruction to provide you practice reading Brazilian Portuguese
In total, 16 hours of audio, all featuring native speakers
Reading booklet and user's guide
What you'll learn
Builds upon skills taught in Pimsleur's Brazilian Portuguese Levels 1, 2, and 3. You'll be speaking and understanding Brazilian Portuguese with near-fluency and with considerable skill. In Level 4, the pace and conversation moves more rapidly, making way for even more substantial mastery of vocabulary and structures.
Reading Lessons are included at the end of Lesson 30. These lessons, which total about one hour, are designed to give you practice reading Brazilian Portuguese, to provide vocabulary and improve pronunciation. Before you know it, you'll be reading Brazilian Portuguese with the ease and flexibility of a native speaker.
The Brazilian Portuguese Language
Portuguese is the mother tongue of about 230 million people, mainly in Portugal and the Portuguese islands in the Atlantic, Brazil, and Portugal's former overseas provinces in Africa and Asia. Pimsleur's Brazilian Portuguese teaches the São Paulo metropolitan dialect.
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